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"Man for man, America's workers and America's soldiers are the best in the world! We helped them build our nation -- we'll help them defend it." Produce for victory!

"Man for man, America's workers and America's soldiers are the best in the world! We helped them build our nation -- we'll help them defend it." Produce for victory!

Date: 1942
Creator: Sheldon-Claire Co.
Description: A young woman works on a machine part. Her reddish hair is coiffed and she wears a neatly pressed blue work uniform.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
College women in the WAC.

College women in the WAC.

Date: [1944]
Creator: United States. Army. Women's Army Corps.
Description: Poster of three photographs with text descriptions, each showing three young women (seniors from the Vassar College Class of 1944) involved in various Women's Army Corps recruitment activities: trying on a WAC hat, signing up for WAC, and pledging the oath of enlistment. The young women wear cardigan sweaters, skirts, and loafers. Older women in WAC uniforms appear in two of the photographs. The three students who appear in the photos are: Marjorie Maddox, Maud Banks, and Joan Trumbull. The two servicewomen are: Private First Class Gladys A. Francis, Major Lucille Van Bolt, and Second Lieutenant Elizabeth M. Whitmore.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Symbol of life ... : U.S. Army Nurse Corps.

Symbol of life ... : U.S. Army Nurse Corps.

Date: [1945]
Creator: Hiller, Lejaren A., 1880-1969.
Description: Poster of a photo of a man in bed wearing gray pajamas with a mandarin collar and white frog closures, a maroon corduroy robe and dogtags. He has his right hand raised slightly and is in conversation with a nurse who happily listens to him. She wears a gray and white striped seersucker uniform with a matching nursing cap.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
This is our war-- : join the WAAC, Women's Army Auxiliary Corps, United States Army.

This is our war-- : join the WAAC, Women's Army Auxiliary Corps, United States Army.

Date: [1942]
Creator: unknown
Description: The golden-orange background shows a faint outline of Pallas Athene's head. Superimposed on this background is a large black & white photograph of the head and shoulders of a woman in a WAAC uniform.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Minimum standards for employment of women in industry.

Minimum standards for employment of women in industry.

Date: 1940
Creator: United States. Women's Bureau.
Description: Checkerboard chart of alternating white and shaded boxes. Each box contains text indicating various standards which should be met in workplaces for women, some with line drawings. In the middle of the poster is the seal of the U.S. Dept. of Labor, Women's Bureau. Centered on the lower half of the chart is an orange box containing text describing the mission of the Women's Bureau.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
"My girl's a WOW" : woman ordnance worker.

"My girl's a WOW" : woman ordnance worker.

Date: 1943
Creator: Treidler, Adolph, 1886-1981.
Description: Color illustration of a helmeted soldier, smiling and holding a black and white picture of a woman. The woman wears a kerchief on her head and a pin on her white shirt (probably an I.D. badge) that has a woman's face and a number (14002) on it.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Enlist in a proud profession! : join the U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps.

Enlist in a proud profession! : join the U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps.

Date: 1943
Creator: Edmundson, Carolyn Moorhead, 1906-
Description: Image of a woman in a gray dress military uniform with a "CADET NURSE" sleeve patch. She has light-colored hair and wears a beret.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Enlist in a proud profession-- : join the U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps : a lifetime education free! for high school graduates who qualify.

Enlist in a proud profession-- : join the U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps : a lifetime education free! for high school graduates who qualify.

Date: 1943
Creator: United States. Federal Security Agency.
Description: Profile image of a woman wearing a gray dress cadet nurse uniform.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
"Of course I can! : I'm patriotic as can be-- and ration points won't worry me!"

"Of course I can! : I'm patriotic as can be-- and ration points won't worry me!"

Date: 1944
Creator: Williams, Dick.
Description: A dark-haired woman with a wide-eyed expression holds three large glass jars of vegetables in her arms. Three more jars can be seen at the lower area of the picture. The woman wears a ruffled apron.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
So he can fight!

So he can fight!

Date: 1943
Creator: United States. Army Service Forces. Special Service Division.
Description: On the left side of poster is a large, orange, image of a combat soldier carrying a rifle. In much smaller scale in the foreground is a gray image of the back of a WAAC, waving at the soldier. In the center of the poster is text describing the contributions of women in the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps. On the right side and bottom center are black & white photographs showing WAAC's performing various tasks. In the lower right corner is an unsigned cartoon showing a line of combat soldiers fording a river with their rifles held over their heads. The last soldier in line is a WAAC carrying her typewriter over her head.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Women in the war : we can't win without them.

Women in the war : we can't win without them.

Date: 1942
Creator: United States. War Manpower Commission.
Description: Photograph of a woman factory worker wearing overalls or apron of printed fabric, riveting a weapon.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Be a cadet nurse : the girl with a future.

Be a cadet nurse : the girl with a future.

Date: 1944
Creator: Whitcomb, Jon.
Description: Color poster of two women in cadet nurse uniforms (probably two views of the same woman). The woman on the left wears a military-style uniform with blue jacket and cap. The woman on the right wears a white nurse's uniform with a nurse's cap. Both women are wearing cadet nurse shoulder patches and caduceus (medical symbol) pins.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Become a nurse : your country needs you.

Become a nurse : your country needs you.

Date: 1942
Creator: American Nurses Association. Nursing Information Bureau.
Description: Color poster of a young woman receiving her nursing cap. A male (only the hands and sleeves are shown) is placing it on her head. He wears blue sleeves with a stars-and-stripes motif on the cuffs. The young woman wears a blue cotton uniform with a white collar, cuffs, and pocket handkerchief.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
A lifetime education free for high school graduates who qualify : U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps.

A lifetime education free for high school graduates who qualify : U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps.

Date: 1945
Creator: Ross, Alexander, 1909-
Description: A woman in a gray military uniform is shown in the right foreground. In the left background are two young women in dresses, carrying books and looking at the uniformed woman.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Serve those who served : nurses are needed in Veterans Administration hospitals.

Serve those who served : nurses are needed in Veterans Administration hospitals.

Date: 1945
Creator: Douglass Crockwell, Spencer, 1904-1968.
Description: A wounded veteran sits in a wheelchair; in the background, soldiers fight in combat and a nurse tends to a wounded soldier in hospital.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Homemaker's war guide.

Homemaker's war guide.

Date: 1942
Creator: United States. Office of War Information. Division of Public Inquiries.
Description: Chart with columns providing illustrated suggestions for supporting the war effort. Colors used are red, blue, black/gray and white. Topics include conserving, storing, and reusing food, textiles, rubber, and metals, and instructions for taking protective measures in case of attack, and for participating in wartime community organizations. Centered at top of the poster is a graphic image representing women in various work and military uniforms, standing with airplanes, ambulances, a car, and a tank. The "homemaker" is highlighted at center and is represented wearing an apron, holding a saucepan, standing inside a red house.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Be with him at every mail call : V-mail is private, reliable, patriotic.

Be with him at every mail call : V-mail is private, reliable, patriotic.

Date: 1945
Creator: Hiller, Lejaren A., 1880-1969
Description: Poster shows a a smiling young woman in a pink blouse, sitting at a table or desk, writing a letter. Her image is superimposed on a monochromatic background picture of soldiers in the field receiving mail.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
You are needed now : join the Army Nurse Corps : apply at your Red Cross recruiting station.

You are needed now : join the Army Nurse Corps : apply at your Red Cross recruiting station.

Date: June 1943
Creator: Green, Ruzzie
Description: Picture of a smiling woman in a military uniform. Her jacket and cap are army green, and her shirt and tie are khaki-colored.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department